6th-Ranked Illini Win 19th Straight in Dominating Fashion over No. 23 Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Illini Athletics) - In a Top-25 showdown at Bill Davis Stadium, No. 6 Illinois dominated No. 23 Ohio State 8-1 to continue its school-record 19-game winning streak. Friday night starter Kevin Duchene struck out seven while only allowing three hits and one run over eight quality innings. The Illini offense raced to a 4-0 lead after two innings and put the game away with a four-run sixth.